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Assistant Professor in Neonatal Pediatrics

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant Professor in Neonatal Pediatrics
Requisition Number FE03025
Working Title
Work Location Lexington and Frankfort, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education
M.D., DO or the foreign equivalent
Required Related Experience
Completion of Residency in Pediatrics and Fellowship in Neonatology
Required License/Registration/Certification
Board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics, board certified or board eligible in Neonatology, and eligible for a state-required medical license.
Job Summary
This position will provide clinical services such as serving as an attending physician supervising clinical service with the neonatology service at Kentucky Children’s Hospital and all neonatology service locations. You will be trained to become an active member of the neonatal ECMO team and then participate on the neonatal ECMO team. You will be expected to do a minimum of 9 weeks of daytime service at UK and 9 weeks of daytime service at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. Then you will fill in service block equally amongst the rest of the faculty members to fill in any uncovered blocks once everyone’s minimum service time within the group based on everyone’s distribution of effort has been accounted for when making the yearly service coverage schedule. You will be expected to cover a minimum of four night calls per month at the UK NICU and at Frankfort Medical Center. Once the night call schedule is complete for coverage of the Frankfort Regional Medical Center, UK, and the Corbin Baptist NICU, you may be asked to provide additional night coverage. These additional night calls are distributed equally among the NICU faculty as well.

This position requires an MD or DO, or the foreign equivalent, as well as completion of Residency in Pediatrics and Fellowship in Neonatology. Qualified applicants must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics, board certified or board eligible in neonatology, and eligible for a state-required medical license.

Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


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Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-06-30

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